The National Assembly approved Prime Minister Hun Sen’s cabinet reshuffle on Monday, replacing four ministers who were in turn appointed as “senior ministers” without portfolio.
Prime Minister Hun Sen said a new law on declaring a state of emergency is coming soon as the country’s confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus climbed to 107 on Monday.
The nation’s casino and rice industries are the latest sectors to face restrictions as part of the government’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic, leaving some casino workers worried about lost income and the rice sector largely unfazed.
The Cambodian government confirmed Monday morning four new coronavirus cases in the country, bringing the tally to 107, with Prime Minister Hun Sen to adopt the “state of emergency” law on Friday this week.
The Cambodian Ministry of Health on March 30 morning confirmed four more COVID-19 infection cases, raising the total number in the country to 107.
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All legal casinos in Cambodia will be shuttered indefinitely starting Thursday due to risk from the coronavirus outbreak. New cases of the potentially fatal illness include a man who worked in an unidentified casino.
Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Monday that the government has finalized a draft law on putting the country in a state of emergency in response to the spread of the COVID-19.
While dozens of business owners have closed their shops in Phnom Penh as a way to limit the chances of infection, others cannot afford to do so.
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday (March 30) said the nation’s casinos would be closed starting Wednesday and rice exports would stop by Sunday in response to the Covid-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, state media reported.
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday (March 30) ordered all casinos to close to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Tourists in Cambodia are stranded in the country due to restrictions set by airports to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.
Health experts say the low Covid-19 case numbers some Southeast Asian countries are reporting — some still in the single digits — have much more to do with limited testing than reality.
While thousands of events are canceled worldwide and countries go into lockdowns, Cambodia and China hold their annual Golden Dragon military exercise in what observers describe as a move to demonstrate close ties with China.
Cambodia's Ministry of Health (MoH) announced in a statement on Sunday that one more person was tested positive for COVID-19, raising the total number of the confirmed cases in the country to 103.
The coronavirus outbreak has created major stir around the world claiming the lives of over 30,000 people worldwide.
Cambodia reported one new case of the coronavirus on Sunday, bringing tally to 103 as the country prepares to tighten entry requirements for foreign nationals to try to curb the spread of the virus.
Cambodia's Ministry of Health (MoH) announced in a statement on Sunday (March 29) that one more person was tested positive for Covid-19 (coronavirus) symptoms, raising the total number of the confirmed cases in the country to 103.
Existing visa holders must test negative for coronavirus to gain entry.
Cambodia's Ministry of Health (MoH) said on Saturday (March 28)that four more persons tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of the confirmed cases in the kingdom to 102.